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Old 10-02-2010, 03:30 PM
head_start head_start is offline
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HELP, getting cold, need to protect trees

We have trees, and its cold, these trees are not planted. will the cold hurt the roots? i would like to know quickly, and if it will hurt the roots, what should i do about it?
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Old 10-02-2010, 03:41 PM
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Deciduous or Evergreen?

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Old 10-04-2010, 02:39 PM
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It never hurts to mulch them in this time of year - I assume these are trees that will be planted before the end of the season?
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Old 10-04-2010, 08:44 PM
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Mulch them and they should be okay. It's not so much the freeze that bothers them as the quick freeze and quick thaw. Mulch will help slow that down.
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